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Portrait of D. I. Mendeleyev (signed by subject)
Mendeleyev (1834-1907) formulated the periodic law of the elements. The large cabinet photograph (ca 1894) is of Mendeleyev seated, shown full-length. Stamped on back in Russian, presumably the photographer's stamp. Signed, dated and inscribed by the subject: "A Monsieur le professeur Ramsay Lond. 1894 [Jun.?] hommage respectueux D. I. Mendeleeff."
Photo mounted with gilt edge.
Mendeleyev, Dmitri Ivanovich
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Photograph; LENGTH: 6 5/8 x 9 5/8 inches; QUANTITY: 1
Topics: History of Science
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